Books reviewed by Lucia Silva at BookBrowse.

Lucia Silva
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For many years, Lucia worked as a bookseller, manager, and book buyer for several independent bookstores in Los Angeles and San Diego. She has reviewed books for NPR's Morning Edition, KPBS in San Diego, and worked as an editor at BookBrowse. Now she spends her days reading and adventuring with her two young children in Athens, GA.

Books reviewed by Lucia Silva

Idaho (03/08/17)
The Snow Child (02/15/12)
Why We Broke Up (01/11/12)
The Best of It (04/07/10)
Sea of Poppies (01/07/09)
Graceling (11/12/08)
The Good Thief (09/04/08)
Beijing Coma (07/11/08)
The Hakawati (05/02/08)
Lush Life (04/03/08)
Mudbound (03/06/08)
Resistance (03/06/08)
Dark Roots (03/06/08)
Song Yet Sung (02/21/08)
What I Was (01/24/08)
Lost Paradise (11/08/07)
A Free Life (11/08/07)
Away (09/20/07)
Tree of Smoke (09/20/07)

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  • Book Jacket: The Amber Shadows
    The Amber Shadows
    by Lucy Ribchester
    The Amber Shadows sweeps readers into the realm of World War II-era Britain where Honor "Honey" ...
  • Book Jacket: Midwinter Break
    Midwinter Break
    by Bernard MacLaverty
    Northern Ireland's Bernard MacLaverty is the author of five novels and multiple short story ...
  • Book Jacket: The Ninth Hour
    The Ninth Hour
    by Alice McDermott
    In a pivotal scene in The Ninth Hour, young Sally encounters an increasingly loathsome series of ...

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Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

An eye-opening and riveting look at how how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.

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    The Twelve-Mile Straight
    by Eleanor Henderson

    An audacious epic set in rural Georgia during the years of the Depression and Prohibition.
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    Love and Other Consolation Prizes
    by Jamie Ford

    Inspired by a true story, about a boy whose life is transformed at Seattle's epic 1909 World's Fair.
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